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Defamation, Yoav Shamir

What is anti-Semitism today, two generations after the Holocaust? In his continuing exploration of modern Israeli life, director Yoav Shamir (Checkpoint, 5 Days, Flipping Out) travels the world in search of the most modern manifestations of the “oldest hatred”, and comes up with some startling answers. In this irreverent quest, he follows American Jewish leaders to the capitals of Europe, as they warn government officials of the growing threat of anti-Semitism…

Awards: Traverse City Film Festival (The Stanley Kubrick Award), London Film Festival (Best Documentary, Grierson Award), Tribeca Film Festival (Special Jury Prize), Docs Film Festival Korea (Grand Award DMZ), Tribeca Film Festival (Special Mention), Documenta Madrid (Audience Award), Doc Aviv Film Festival (Best Research Award), Kosovo International Documentary Film Festival (Special Mention), Warsaw Film Festival (Audience Award), BFI Grierson Awards, Amnesty Award CPH:DOX in Copenhagen, Denmark (Special Mention)


Yoav Shamir

Production / Release:
USA, 2008

Genre / Runtime:
Documentary, 93'


Monday, May 24th @ 12:00

cinema Europa

Filmski program